Edward DeWayne Knight, 50, of Huntington, formerly of Columbia City, died peacefully at his home at 7:50 p.m. Saturday, January 3, 2021, after a years-long battle with cancer.

He was born March 19, 1970, in Columbia City, Indiana, a son of Homer and Altona (Johnson) Knight. Raised in Columbia City, he completed elementary school at Mary Raber and attended Columbia City Joint High School. He completed his GED in 2012.